The OMNI sound system has 50 speakers, driven by 8 amplifiers that produce over 24,000 watts of sound through 6 channels and a giant sub-bass stack to give the audience that “you are there” feeling.
Honor someone important in your life
Recognize someone important in your life by giving a tribute gift to the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History in their honor or memory. When you make a tribute gift, the honoree or family will be notified of your thoughtfulness. The Museum will provide them with your address, but not the amount of your gift.
A MUSEUM GIFT CARD ALWAYS FITS!
A Museum of Science and History Gift Card is the ideal choice for the science or history buff on your list. Gift Cards are available in any amount and can be used for merchandise in Shop Too!, applied toward an annual membership, for admission or special events, and even in the Stars Café.
Sunday, March 30, 2014 -
Imaginer Studio, 2:00-3:00
Hollywood Magic: The Making of the Wizard of OZ
Dr. Joan McGettigan, Associate Professor of Film-TV-Digital Media, TCU.
Go behind the scenes with McGettingan as she shares historical insights into the making of this movie classic.
Limited seating; tickets available beginning at 12:00 on March 30
T-REX: BACK TO THE CRETACEOUS: An IMAX Retro Classic
Filmed in 1998. T-REX is a blend of action-adventure, fantasy, science fiction and education. Sixteen year old Ally Hayden, the daughter of a paleontologist , goes on a prehistoric adventure as she is magically transported back 65 million years to the Cretaceous Period. She witnesses giant flying reptiles, hadrosaurs as big as elephants and the twenty-foot tall, T-REX. Film Length: 45 minutes .
FREE SURVEY SCREENING
Omni Theater, An IMAX Dome
Fort Worth Museum of Science and History
1600 Gendy Street
Thursday, April 17, 6:30p.m. or 7:45p.m.
JOURNEY TO THE SOUTH PACIFIC
Rated: G. Runtime: 40 min.
FALL 2014 MUSEUM SCHOOL® SCHOOL-AGE CLASSES
Returning May 24, 2014
How do airplanes fly? Air Park provides a hands-on look at the forces that lift planes, animals, insects and other objects off the ground and soaring through the air.